Bangwa Cylinder drum, Cameroon Grasslands, Africa
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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: African: Artifacts: Pre 1960: item # 998490
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|A very fine example of a cylinder drum from the Bangwa People of the Cameroon Grasslands. The upper band depicts Bangwa ancestor figures and the body of the cylinder is covered with traditional geometrics. Some wear to the foot and minor cracking. the drum head is sound and has a nice patina. Completely original. C1960. Size 41.5" in height and 10" in diameter|